Why Choose Us?

Why Choose Us?

The Skills Company work with our employers to recruit new apprentices and trainees for their business. These close links mean we can fast track your application to a wide range of top quality employers and give you the chance of a career that’s right for you.

This isn’t just reflected in the vacancies that we generate. We also build on those links to enhance our training by inviting in guest speakers to deliver master classes in their areas of business expertise.

We find you employment

We are one of the most successful training providers in the region at getting our students into employment.  Not only do we have a proven track record in delivery and achievement of qualifications at all levels, we also place more young people into apprenticeships than any other provider in Greater Manchester.

Our links to employers

We work with over 2,500 employers who are recruiting Apprentices every year as well as providing quality work experience placements.

Learn from industry professionals

At The Skills Company you'll learn with professionals who have solid industry experience to share with you. If you are doing an apprenticeship you will have a personal tutor who will support you throughout your qualification and an assessor who will visit you in the workplace to track your progress and agree your learning programme.

At our training centres, you will be taught by one of our industry experienced trainers who will help you every step of the way. Our training facilities are second to none, so you will learn in an interactive business environment in a centre local to you.

Our training centres

We have superbly equipped training centres across Greater Manchester so you shouldn't have to travel far for your training. Many of our training centres are designed to specialise in certain trades so you can be sure that you'll have the best facilities to achieve your full potential.

Free bus service

If you're attending one of our industrial courses at the Greater Manchester SkillCentre in Trafford Park we operate a free mini bus service that picks up and drops off during the day.